More than 290 badminton players from 18 countries around the world are competing in the 10th edition of the Ciputra Hanoi-Yonex Sunrise Vietnam International Challenge, which is being held at Tay Ho district’s gymnasium in Hanoi from March 20 to 25.

Park Hang-seo calls up 13 Vietnam U23s to national team

Park Hang-seo has placed great faith in young players, calling up 13 players of the Vietnam U23 team for the next meeting of the Vietnam men’s national team on March 23, as they prepare for their last Group C match against Jordan in the 2019 Asian Cup qualifiers.

Over 500 athletes participated in the crossbow shooting - tug of war – stick pushing in 2018

(HBO) - During 2 days (13 – 14 March), crossbow shooting - tug of war – stick pushing Competitions of Tan Lac district in 2018 has taken place eagerly, over 300 games with 518 players from 24 communes and towns participated to compete.

Lac Thuy district develops mass movements of Sports and Physical Training activities

((HBO) - Mobilizing the movement "All people do exercises to follow the example of Uncle Ho", mass training and sports competitions in the area of Lac Thuy district has been developing in a wide range and attract a lot of people at various ages to participate.

2017 Fair Play Award winner announced

Striker Nguyen Van Toan of Hoang Anh Gia Lai FC won the 2017 Fair Play Award at an annual event organised by the Ho Chi Minh City Law newspaper, in Ho Chi Minh City, on March 14.

An Open Competition of Karate Clubs in Hoa Binh province organizes the first time in 2018

(HBO) – The Karate Federation of Hoa Binh Province has organized an Open Competition for Karate clubs in Hoa Binh province for the first time in 2018.

Hanoi FC off to good start in V.League 1-2018

Hanoi FC registered a narrow 1-0 victory over Hai Phong in the first round of the 2018 season on March 11, which was enough to help the capital team to temporarily share top spot with Quang Ninh Coal.

AFC Cup 2018: Song Lam Nghe An draw with Persija Jakarta

Song Lam-Nghe An and Indonesia’s Persija Jakarta played out a 0-0 draw in their Group H match in the AFC Cup 2018 on March 6 at the Vinh Stadium in the central province of Nghe An.

The ethnic sports reach new achievements

(HBO) - In November of 2017, Hoa Binh province hosted the successful competitions of national ethnic minority sports in Region I. The contest was attended by athletes from 17 provinces, cities, competing for 51 medals set in 8 subjects: football, volleyball, crossbow shooting, tug of war, stick pushing, shuttlecock throwing, tu lu, marathon.

Vietnam in Group B of AFC Women’s Futsal Championship

Vietnam are in Group B of the second AFC Women’s Futsal Championship after a draw held on March 5 in Kuala Lumpur.

F1 to arrive in Vietnam in 2019

International media have published articles reporting that Formula 1 could have three new Grand Prix events next season, as Miami, Buenos Aires and Hanoi are close to confirming a deal.

Vietnamese brings home World Boxing Council title

Nguyen Ke Nhon won the World Boxing Council (WBC) title after defeating Russian Sergei Belik in Bangkok’s Luminee Stadium on February 27.

Vietnam’s gifted female boxers

Female boxer Nguyen Thi Tam is one of the bright young faces in Vietnamese martial arts that have made significant imprints as well as gained the highest medals in the international arena.

Vietnam U16s to play int’l friendly tournament in Japan

Vietnam’s U16 team will participate in the 2018 Japan-ASEAN friendly football tournament in Miyazaki, Japan from March 8 to 12, which is expected to be an important warm-up for the Vietnamese players ahead of their 2018 AFC Championship campaign, slated for late September in Malaysia.

The Healthcare Department organizes a badminton-tennis tournament

(HBO) – In order to celebrate the 63rd anniversary of the Vietnamese Doctors’ Day 27/02 / 1955-27 / 2/2018, the trade union of the Healthcare Department of Hoa Binh Province has organized a badminton-tennis tournament for workers, officials and laborers. It was participated by 160 athletes from 39 participating units.

The “King” Sport during New Year holiday

(HBO) - In the days of New Year occasion, from the city to the countryside, the sound of volleyball is being heard from the volleyball course everywhere. It is not too much to be said that volleyball makes the New Year occasion happier and healthier.

The Volleyball Spring Championships of Lac Son District in 2018

(HBO) - After two days of intense and exciting competitions, the final round of the Spring Volleyball Championships in Lac Son District in 2018 was closed and awarded the prizes on 22nd February at the district stadium.

Sprint queen Le Tu Chinh to train in US

Southeast Asia sprint queen Le Tu Chinh and her coach Nguyen Thi Thanh Huong will set off for the US on February 23 to join a training course at the IMG Academy – a sport training destination in the US State of Florida.

VFF sets ambitious goals in 2018

Vietnamese footballers are working hard to realise new missions in 2018: attending the 2018 Asian Games (ASIAD), winning the AFF Suzuki Cup 2018 and playing well in the final round of the 2018 AFC Women’s Asian Cup, according to the Vietnam Football Federation.

One more bronze for Vietnam at Asian cycling event

Young cyclist Nguyen Thi Thu Mai won a bronze medal at the Asian Road and Para Cycling Championship which concluded in Myanmar on February 12.

U23 Vietnam goalie brings gloves to auction

National U23 goalkeeper Bui Tien Dung will auction his gloves to support billiard player Do Hoang Quan, who is suffering from cancer.

Vietnam wins first women’s Asian cycling title

Nguyen Thi That has set a new milestone for Vietnamese cycling by winning the country’s first-ever women’s Asian gold medal at the Asian Road & Para Cycling Championships 2018 in Myanmar.

FIFA pledges support for Vietnam’s football development

President of the world football governing body FIFA Gianni Infantino pledged to support Vietnam’s football development programmes in the coming time during a working session with representatives from the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) in Hanoi on February 8.

GM Liem makes debut in top 20 of chess world rankings

Grandmaster (GM) Le Quang Liem has leaped up two places to make his first appearance among the world’s top 20 chess players on the live chess ratings website,, following the conclusion of his campaign at the recent Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival in England.

The "golden" boy of sport gets high achievement.

(HBO) - At the age of 21, the mountain bike athlete Dinh Van Linh has become one of the best riders of Vietnamese bikers when there are no opponents at the race in the domestic competitions.